Guide to the Chinese-American Society of Pasadena Papers, 1945-1984

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Area, Interdisciplinary, and Ethnic Studies--Asian American Studies Social Sciences--Sociology--Organizations Geographical (By Place)--California--Los Angeles Area

Guide to the Chinese-American Society of Pasadena Papers, 1945-1984

Pasadena Museum of History



Research Library and Archives

Pasadena, California

Contact Information:

  • Pasadena Museum of History
  • Research Library and Archives
  • 470 West Walnut Street
  • Pasadena, California 91103-3594
  • Phone: (626) 577-1660, Ext. 13
  • Fax: (626) 577-1662
  • Email: research@pasadenahistory.org
  • URL: http://www.pasadenahistory.org
Processed by:
The Pasadena Museum of History staff
Date Completed:
October 1999
Encoded by:
UCSC OAC Unit
© 2002 Pasadena Museum of History. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Guide to the Chinese-American Society of Pasadena Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1945-1984
Collection number: Consult repository
Creator: Chinese-American Society of Pasadena
Extent: 1 box
Repository: Pasadena Museum of History
Pasadena, California 91103-3594
Abstract: The Chinese-American Society of Pasadena Papers (1945-1984) includes membership lists, publications, correspondence, and scrapbook with meeting announcements, minutes and newspaper clippings.
Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open to the public for research. Use is restricted by rules intended to protect and preserve the materials in good condition for the future. For additional information please contact the Pasadena Museum of History.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

Suggested citation of these records: [Identification of item], Chinese-American Society of Pasadena Papers, Research Library and Archives, Pasadena Museum of History.

Acquisition Information

Gift of the Chinese-American Society of Pasadena

Administrative History

The Chinese-American Society of Pasadena was a non-profit social organization. As stated in the society's constitution, its purpose was "to promote among Americans and Chinese a true understanding and appreciation of the history, culture, ideals and customs of their respective countries."

Scope and Content

These papers include membership lists, publications, correspondence, and scrapbook with meeting announcements, minutes and newspaper clippings.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of the collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Chinese Americans--California--Los Angeles--History
Asian American women--California--Los Angeles--History
Chinese Americans--California--Los Angeles--Societies, etc.
Chinese Historical Society of Southern California


Container List

Box-folder 1:1

Index to the Chinese-American Society Collection

Box-folder 1:2

Names and addresses of the members of the board,Aug. 23, 1952

Box-folder 1:3

Constitution and By-laws

Box-folder 1:4

New Horizons, v.23:3, Dec. 1955

Box-folder 1:5

Guest Book, Sept. 20,1955

Box-folder 1:6

Scrapbook (includes minutes of meetings, lists of members and officers, newspaper clippings, correspondence and other memorabilia), 1945-1956

Box-folder 1:7

Linking our lives : Chinese American women of Los Angeles : a joint project of Asian American Studies Center, University of California, Los Angeles and Chinese Historical Society of Southern California / contributors, Lucie Cheng ... [et al.]. Los Angeles, Calif. : The Society, c1984.

Box-folder 1:8

Chinese-American Society mailing list, Feb. 1954 (card file)